Celtics send off Kara Lawson with touching t-shirt tribute


For one moment everybody on the Celtics was a fan of Duke. They had the t-shirts to prove it.

In a touching tribute, the entire group of Celtics who are preparing for the rebooted 2019-20 season in Orlando all donned "Duke" t-shirts out of respect to assistant coach Kara Lawson, who is headed to become the head women's basketball coach at the university.

It’s been an emotional few days for me. And, while I couldn’t be more excited for the opportunity in front of me at Duke University, I would be remiss if I didn’t talk about the team I’m leaving behind. These men have changed my life. I have loved my time with the Boston Celtics. Our players are authentic, intelligent, creative and passionate men. They motivated me every day to be my best f